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Several computers next to each other

To celebrate the Mainframe 2019 Awards winners, we will be hosting an event at 67 Bridge Street for the creative and digital industries.

Upcoming events

Visit Banks Mill Studios during the popular Derbyshire Open Arts festival on 25, 26 and 27 May to meet seven artists, designers and makers all under one roof.

Degree Show exhibit in The Street

The Degree Show 2019 offers visitors a unique opportunity to experience the very best of emerging contemporary art and design practice from our final year students. Their work explores the issues and subjects of today's world also looks ahead predicting and setting the trends of tomorrow.

Screen with artwork on

The University of Derby's Creative Ageing Research Cluster invite you to attend a seminar on 'New technologies and the active ageing: The adoption and non-adoption of new technologies by the active ageing' with David Bryson (University of Derby).

Open Day visitors sat down looking through a guide
open day

Visit us in June to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

University of Derby Buxton Campus Devonshire Dome
open day

Visit us in June to discover our Buxton Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Dr William Van Gordon

This is a free public lecture by Dr William Van Gordon, Chartered Psychologist and Associate Professor of Contemplative Psychology at the University of Derby, that introduces 'inverted hallucinations' as a newly identified form of psychological disease.

University of Derby Chesterfield
open day

Visit us at Chesterfield in June to explore our facilities and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Yellow Triangle with Red Hazard Logo

Dr Claire Corkhill will deliver a talk on her research followed by a question and answer session.

Walking boots lined up in the sand

Journeys of Destiny - verbatim theatre performance with songs, telling the inspiring story of a young Syrian Refugee, Saad AlKassab, as part of National Refugee Week

Aerial image showing landscape features

Landscapes and Legacy is a two-day professional conference hosted by the University of Derby that will discuss how partnerships in the arts and cultural sector inform heritage, and address key sector issues regarding the interaction between public and private bodies tasked with maintenance.

Child playing in leaves

Sharing the latest research evidence on the links between nature connectedness, well-being and pro-nature behaviours, we'll dicuss the key themes of nature connection in practice and policy making and how nature connection varies with age.

A man speaking with a woman

This one day workshop aims to consolidate learning, deepen skills acquisition and increase understanding of using motivational interviewing in practice.

Academic talking to prospective students at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

Mirror ball outside Enterprise Centre

A celebration event of SME businesses across the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire region, highlighting the importance of SME organisations.

We are delighted to be hosting our third Research Showcase Event hosted by the College of Health and Social Care. The event will entail engaging presentations and informative workshops aimed to increase your insight and understanding of contemporary research within health and social care.

University of Derby Kedleston Road
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Students in the Learning Curve

Our International Summer School is open to potential and existing international health and social care professionals and will provide you with an insight into health and social care services and higher education in the United Kingdom.

Research student discussing summer school event

The Qualitative Methods Summer School comprises of a series of workshops designed for researchers, research students and practitioners who are interested in learning more about qualitative research methods.

Landscape of Kedleston Road site
open day

Visit us in August to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our foundation courses. 

Staff member talking to prospective students on arrival at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in September to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

pupils in a school classroom

Our inaugural Compassion in Schools for Educators day brings together a community of experts, researchers and experienced practitioners. This event is for anyone working within or linked to education wishing to gain knowledge of compassionate practice skills and embed them in their curriculums.

Man presenting - to be used for landing page Pressure Ulcer Conf

This is an exciting conference aimed at all health and social care professionals and carer staff and others, to promote best practice and current research around Pressure Ulcer Prevention, including the opportunity for networking and exhibiting.